Removing the LCD Module

Disconnect the internal microphone cable at CN8 from the system board. 2. Disconnect the LED cable at CN10 from the system board. 2. Disconnect the LED cable at CN10 from the system board. 3. Remove the two screws on the LCD FPC cable. 4. Use a plastic flatbladed screwdriver to disconnect the LCD FPC cable at CN9 from the system board. 5. Remove the two screws from the base unit, then carefully detach the LCD module from the main unit.

Hardware Configuration and Specification

00100000-top limited 04301000-04301 FFF 04302000-04302FFF 0430000-04300FFF F Extended (DIMM) memory PCMCIA controller (slot 1) PCMCIA controller (slot 2) USB controller LPT1 or Audio (optional) or Modem (optional) USB or Audio (optional) or Modem (optional) Audio (optional) or Modem (optional) Keyboard controller 8742 chip select Intel Tillamook 233 266 Mhz processor Tillamook--Intel Pentium architecture, 64 bit data bus, 16K-Byte code cache, 16 K-Bytes write back data, cache, with MMX...

Onboard Devices Configuration

The Onboard Devices Configuration screen contains parameters settings for your hardware connection devices. -------------------------- Enabled -------------------------- Enabled Note The parameters in this screen are for advanced users only. You do not need to change the values in this screen because these values are already optimized. The following table describes the parameters in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings. Enables or disabled the...

Removing the CDROMDiskette Drive Module

Disconnect the diskette drive cable and the CD-ROM drive cable at CN15 and CN16 of the system board 2. Remove this screw from the diskette and CD-ROM diskette drive Module. 2. Remove this screw from the diskette and CD-ROM diskette drive Module. 3. Gently pull up the CD-ROM diskette drive module from the lower case. Fro CD-ROM diskette drive module, there are two types of cabling IMPORTANT Before Acer encountered problems, the cabling for the diskette drive was originally placed between the...

Power Management

The Power Management screen contains parameters that are related to power-saving and power management. Heuristic Power Management Mode---------------- Display Always Hotkey System Resume Timer Mode------------------------ System Resume Date----------------------------- System Resume Time------------------------------ Battery-low Warning Beep------------------------- Sleep Upon 1 Move highlight bar, lt Change setting, F1 The following table describes the parameters in this screen. Settings in...

Spare Parts List

ASSY LCD PNL HIT12.1DSTN 70 0 ASSY 12.1 TFT LCD MODULE TM500 Audio I O and battery connection board Touchpad and CD-ROM control panel board module Part numbers are subject to change without notice. Contact the Acer Spare Parts department or access the spare parts database at http csd.acer.com.tw for updates. t Minimum ordering quantity

Error Messages List

Load Default Settings in BIOS Setup Utility. Hard disk drive System board See Keyboard or Auxiliary Input Device Check on page 75. See Keyboard or Auxiliary Input Device Check on page 75. See Keyboard or Auxiliary Input Device Check on page 75. Monitor type does not match CMOS - Run Setup Run Load Default Settings in BIOS Setup Utility. System battery is dead -Replace and run Setup Replace RTC battery and Run BIOS Setup Utility to reconfigure system time,...

System Diagnostic Diskette

This diagnostic diskette is for the Acer Extensa 500 notebook machine. It provides the following functions Note A phone line is required when executing the Modem Dialing Test, or this test fails. 5. USB Register and Connect Disconnect Test Note A USB device is required when executing USB Connection Disconnection Test, or this test fails. To use this diskette, first boot from this diskette, then a Microsoft Windows 95 Startup Menu prompts you to choose the testing item. Follow the instructions...